P1NNACLE, a group of Manatee County students, at the national F1 in Schools competition last weekend. Pictured are Sammy Slovak, Hayden Simon, Elizabeth Casadonte, Hunter Raley, Jaye Kendzior, Eleanor Hopkins, Jaxson Bunes, Arianna Longo and Abbygale Owen.
P1NNACLE, a group of Manatee County students, at the national F1 in Schools competition last weekend. Pictured are Sammy Slovak, Hayden Simon, Elizabeth Casadonte, Hunter Raley, Jaye Kendzior, Eleanor Hopkins, Jaxson Bunes, Arianna Longo and Abbygale Owen. Provided photo
P1NNACLE, a group of Manatee County students, at the national F1 in Schools competition last weekend. Pictured are Sammy Slovak, Hayden Simon, Elizabeth Casadonte, Hunter Raley, Jaye Kendzior, Eleanor Hopkins, Jaxson Bunes, Arianna Longo and Abbygale Owen. Provided photo

Giuseppe Sabella, education reporter for the Bradenton Herald, holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Florida. He spent time at the Independent Florida Alligator, the Gainesville Sun and the Florida Times-Union. Giuseppe also spent one year in Charleston, West Virginia, earning a first-place award for investigative reporting.